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How do I add Arc media as an external tool module item in Canvas as an instructor?

As an instructor, you can add an Arc video or audio file as a module item as an external tool.

Open Modules

Open Modules

In Course Navigation, click the Modules link.

Add Module Item

Add Module Item

Click the Add Item button.

Add External Tool

Add External Tool

In the Add [Item Type] To: drop-down menu, select the External Tool option.

Find External Tool

Find External Tool

Click the Arc tool.

Locate Media

Locate Media

By default, the page displays media from your collection. To view other collections, click the My Uploads menu [1].

To search for a video or audio file, click the Search icon [2].

Note: If you are an instructor, you can also view media collections for your courses.

Upload New Media

Upload New Media

To upload new media, click the Add button.

You can also drag and drop media into the window. You can bulk upload multiple media files at a time. The maximum file size for a media upload is 10 GB.

Embed Media

Embed Media

Hover over the media you want to embed.

Disable Comments

Disable Comments

By default, comments are included in the video or audio files [1].

To disable comments in the video or audio file, click the comments icon [2].

Choose Media

Choose Media

Click the Choose This check mark.

Add Item

Add Item

To have the media open in a new browser tab, click the Load in a new tab checkbox [1]. Choose whether or not to indent the item in the module drop-down menu [2].

Click the Add Item button [3].

View Module

View Module

View the Arc media in your module.